What it’s like to set up Facebook Instant Articles

TL;DR: It sucks, but we’ll help you get through it.

Joe Amditis
May 3, 2016 · 5 min read

What are Instant Articles?

How do I get started?

Editing the original header.php file of Muckgers’ WordPress theme. I suggest creating a copy of the original to avoid crashing your entire site if you break something and can’t figure out how to fix it.
Left: Once you clean them up, your articles should appear in the Pages Manager app. Middle: Sometimes featured images didn’t show up on my phone but were visible on Simon’s. Right: It took more than a day for the Pages Manager app to correctly display this video post.

Now what?

NJ Mobile News Lab

Experiments in Mobile News Innovation from the Center for Cooperative Media

Joe Amditis

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Joe is the associate director of the Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University and the host of the WTF Just Happened Today? podcast.

NJ Mobile News Lab

Experiments in Mobile News Innovation from the Center for Cooperative Media